Tag: Colson Whitehead

  • Bernardine Evaristo, Colson Whitehead on Dublin International Literary Award 2021 shortlist

    Bernardine Evaristo, Colson Whitehead on Dublin International Literary Award 2021 shortlist

    Bernardine Evarist and Colson Whitehead are on the shortlist for the Dublin International Literary Award 2021 announced on March 25, 2021. The Dublin International Literary Award is awarded annually for a novel written in English or translated into English. The prize worth €100,000, sponsored by the Dublin City Council, Ireland, is the richest prize for…

  • Dublin International Literary Award 2021 longlist announced

    Dublin International Literary Award 2021 longlist announced

    Brit Bennett, Sara Collins, Bernardine Evaristo, and Colson Whitehead are on the longlist for the Dublin International Literary Award 2021 announced on February 4, 2021. The Dublin International Literary Award is awarded annually for a novel written in English or translated into English. The prize worth €100,000, sponsored by the Dublin City Council, Ireland, is…

  • Colson Whitehead wins Pulitzer Prize 2020 (again).

    Colson Whitehead wins Pulitzer Prize 2020 (again).

    Colson Whitehead’s The Nickel Boys is a winner in the fiction category at the Pulitzer Prize 2020 announced today, May 4, 2020. He becomes only the fourth novelist to win the award more than once following in the footsteps of Booth Tarkington, William Faulkner, and John Updike. The Pulitzer Prize is an award for achievements…

  • Colson Whitehead’s “The Nickel Boys” wins Kirkus Prize 2019.

    Colson Whitehead’s “The Nickel Boys” wins Kirkus Prize 2019.

    Colson Whitehead’s novel The Nickel Boys was announced the winner in the fiction category of the Kirkus Prize 2019 on October 24, 2019. Kirkus Reviews is a US book review magazine, founded in 1933 by Virginia Kirkus, that publishes previews of books prior to their publication. The Kirkus Prize was created to celebrate the years…